What does head gate mean?

Definitions for head gate
head gate

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word head gate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sluicegate, sluice valve, floodgate, penstock, head gate, water gatenoun

    regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice

  2. head gatenoun

    a gate upstream from a lock or canal that is used to control the flow of water at the upper end

ChatGPT

  1. head gate

    In water management, a head gate is a type of control structure installed in an irrigation ditch, canal, or pipe that allows for the adjustment of water flow. It can be manually or automatically operated, and is used to control and measure the water delivered to a particular area for irrigation or other use.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce head gate?

How to say head gate in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of head gate in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of head gate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


Translations for head gate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for head gate »

Translation

Find a translation for the head gate definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"head gate." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 18 Jun 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/head+gate>.

Discuss these head gate definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for head gate? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    warn strongly; put on guard
    A lucubrate
    B suffuse
    C monish
    D flub

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for head gate: